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The Islamic Calendar according to Muslims in the UK, by Mufti Amjad Mohammed

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the methodology that Muslims in the UK adopt in order to determine the start of the Islamic months. The paper will restrict itself to those positions within the definition of observation rather than astronomical predictions. [Read more]

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Solar eclipse proves the inaccuracy of the Saudi Ummul Qura calendar

On Sunday 3rd November 2013 there was a total solar eclipse in Africa and a partial one in the Middle East, where many thousands of people witnessed the birth of the moon by the human eye, without relying on astronomical calculations. This proved beyond any doubt that the Saudi Ummul Qura calendar does not match the visibility of the moon! [Read more]


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In the News

  • 2015-06-16 10:07:00

    Jeddah: Saudi Arabia to start Ramadan fasting on Thursday 18 June 2015 ...


  • 2015-06-15 10:07:00

    Riyadh: Saudi Arabia to look for Ramadan crescent on Tuesday 16 June 2015 ...


  • 2015-06-15 10:07:00

    Ummul Qura Change Petition Updated Ummul Qura Change Petition Updated with new...